Ridley Scott Calls Gucci Family’s Outrage ‘Alarmingly Insulting’: ‘You Should Be So F*cking Lucky’

Ridley Scott Calls Gucci Family’s Outrage ‘Alarmingly Insulting’: ‘You Should Be So F*cking Lucky’
The Gucci family is not too happy with Ridley Scott’s “House of Gucci.” The heirs of Aldo Gucci put out a statement this week calling Scott’s film “an insult to the legacy on which the brand is built today.” Even before the film was released in theaters, Guccio Gucci’s great-grandchild Patrizia Gucci came forward to denounce the project on behalf of her family. Patrizia called out the casting of Al Pacino as Aldo Gucci, saying, “My grandfather was a very handsome man, like all the Guccis, and very tall, blue eyes and very elegant. He is being played by Al Pacino, who is not very tall already, and this photo shows him as fat, short, with sideburns, really ugly. Shameful, because he doesn’t resemble him at all.”

Speaking to Total Film magazine, Scott called the Gucci family’s response to his casting “alarmingly insulting.” The director
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